“You B*stards Sacked Me”: When the climate sceptics arrived

The Sydney Morning Herald traces the politicisation of climate change in Australia to the day Tony Abbott fired climate advisor Tim Flannery from his $180K / year part time job.…

What I Wasn’t Told About Climate Change With Luca Rossi

Did you know that polar bear numbers have increased by around 400% since the 1950s? What about that carbon dioxide makes up only 0.04% of the earth’s atmosphere, and only…

“DON’T ASK HOW TO PAY FOR CLIMATE CHANGE. ASK WHO”… Shouldn’t we ask why first?

Guest smack-down by David Middleton HENRY FARRELLSCIENCE08.02.1909:00 AMDON’T ASK HOW TO PAY FOR CLIMATE CHANGE. ASK WHO LAST WEEK, CNN announced plans to host a climate crisis town hall with the Democratic presidential…

Fossil Fuel Divestment: “A really futile and stupid gesture” according to Yale-educated climate activists.

Guest skewering by David Middleton Yale’s Endowment Won’t Divest from Fossil Fuels. Here’s Why That’s Wrong. JENNIFER STOCK & GEREMY SCHULICK MARCH 8, 2019 Two climate activists and Yale alumni…

HuffPost: The Dumbest #ExxonKnew Article… EVAH!

Guest ridiculing by David Middleton Hat tip to Clyde Spencer Exxon’s Climate Denial Set To Face First Public Scrutiny As Legal Woes Mount Alexander C. Kaufman HuffPost•March 19, 2019 It’s…

CNN: “How climate change is fueling extremism”

How climate change is fueling extremismBy Isabelle Gerretsen, CNN Updated 6:26 AM ET, Wed March 6, 2019 (CNN) Climate change is already triggering devastating weather events across the planet… [Blah,…

Fish Tale Part Deux: “Warming oceans are hurting seafood supply—and things are getting worse”

Guest sequel by David Middleton This is sort of a sequel to Eric Worrall’s post from yesterday. From the American Association for the Advancement of Science of America… Warming oceans…

Data mangling: BoM’s Changes to Darwin’s Climate History are Not Logical

Guest essay by Dr. Jennifer Marohasy The hubris of the Australian Bureau of Meteorology is on full display with its most recent remodelling of the historic temperature record for Darwin.…

California Wildfire Mitigation: “Turn Out the Lights…”

Guest drive-by by David Middleton PG&E Could Shut Off Power For Millions To Prevent Wildfires February 7, 2019 MATTHEW S. SCHWARTZ Pacific Gas & Electric could shut off power to…

Here’s a new one: “The Little Ice Age could offer a glimpse of our tumultuous future.”

Guest now I’ve heard everything by David Middleton From that eminent scientific publication, Foreign Policy… The Coming Climate Crisis The Little Ice Age could offer a glimpse of our tumultuous…